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Edition - Bod9909

Imprint Names:  Evans, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1780 and 1812

Imprint: Evans, Printer, Long-lane, London


Ballad - Roud Number: 1415

Title: The banks of Inverary

First Line: Early one summer's morning along as I did pass

Themes:  Attempted seduction

Firth c.18(47)

Notes:  Slip


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Edition - Bod1289

Imprint Names:  Nugent, J.F. & Co.

Imprint Locations:  Dublin

Date  between 1850 and 1899

Notes:  The same setting of type appears in a sheet of eleven ballads; see Firth b.25(587/588). 2806 c.15(30) is another issue with a different illustration.

Series Identifier: 7


Ballad - Roud Number: 2949

Title: The seducer outwitted!

First Line: There was a young gentleman in this country did dwell

Themes:  DeceptionAttempted seduction

Firth c.18(53)

Notes:  Slip.


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Edition - Bod5722

Imprint Names:  Pitts, J.

Imprint Locations:  London

Date  between 1802 and 1819

Imprint: Pinted [sic] and Sold by J. Pitts, 14, Great St. An-drew street, Seven Dials


Ballad - Roud Number: V17663

Title: The Northern ditty, or, the Scotchman outwitted by the country damsel. To which is added, a second part

First Line: Cold and raw the north did blow

Tune: To a new Scotch tune; or, Cold and raw the north did blow

Authors:  D'Urfey, Thomas, 1653-1723

Themes:  WealthAttempted seduction

Firth c.18(51)

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Harding B 1(87)

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Johnson Ballads 928

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Edition - Bod7460

Imprint Names:  Povey, L.

Imprint Locations:  Berkeley

Date  18--

Imprint: Povey, Printer, Berkeley


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 918

Title: The monkey turned barber

First Line: A frolicksome spark in Dublin did dwell

Subjects:  Ireland

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V176

Title: I'm in haste

First Line: As cross the fields the other morn

Themes:  Rural societyAttempted seduction

Firth b.26(97)

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Harding B 11(2481)

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Edition - Bod10392

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 592

Title: Lovely Joan

First Line: A story to you I will relate

Themes:  DeceptionAttempted seduction

Firth c.21(24)

Notes:  Number in MS: 366. Damaged at bottom Slip


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Edition - Bod9916

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Ballad - Roud Number: 1624

Title: The frolicsome maiden, or, the gentleman outwitted

First Line: You buxom young lasses come listen a while

Themes:  DeceptionAttempted seduction

Firth c.18(52)

Notes:  Torn lower left corner


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Edition - Bod12412

Imprint Names:  [s.n.]

Imprint Locations:  [s.l.]

Series Identifier: 1


1st Ballad - Roud Number: 3007

Title: The maid that sold her barley

First Line: It's cold and raw the north wind blow

Themes:  DeceptionRural societyAttempted seduction

2nd Ballad - Roud Number: V15496

Title: The fortunate maid

First Line: It's of a pretty maiden fair

Themes:  Social statusLovers partedCruel parents

Harding B 11(2301)

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Johnson Ballads 2663

Notes:  Johnson Ballads 2663 is holed.


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Johnson Ballads 3290

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